Origins of the Miriam surname

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    OrkneyShetlandHighlandsWestern IslesGrampianTaysideCentralStrathclydeFifeLothianBordersDumfriesNorth East 1North WestIsle of ManYorkshire 1East Midlands 3West Midlands 2East 3London 28South East 36South West 2South Wales 1Mid WalesWest WalesNorth Wales 5Republic of IrelandNorthern Ireland

    In 1921, most Miriams lived in south-east

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    Sarah

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    Common jobs for Miriams

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    Common female occupations for Miriams in 1921

    Dressmaker

    4

    General Servant

    4

    Assistant Needle Mistress

    1

    Bricklayer Wife Of

    1

    Charwoman

    1

    Common male occupations for Miriams in 1921

    Bricklayer

    12

    Carpenter

    7

    Carpenter & Joiner

    3

    Coachman

    2

    House Carpenter

    2

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